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Peugeot 301 Midlife Voted Nigeria’s Car-Of-the-Year 2017

For the second successive year, Peugeot 301 has won the Nigerian Car-Of-The-Year (COTY) Award at an award night organised yearly by Nigeria auto journalists just like it is being done by others in many countries. Peugeot 301 Midlife which competed with the Nissan Almera and Kia Rio was announced as ...

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Microbiologist Wins N5m, Ford Ranger Heritage Bank’s Sponsored Next Titan Season 4 Top Prize

  A 22-year-old graduate of Microbiology from Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu who is also a fledgling entrepreneur, Mr. Iyeh Kennedy, has emerged winner of Season 4 of the Next Titan, Nigeria’s entrepreneurial reality TV show which has Heritage Bank Plc as headline sponsor. Kennedy is the MD of Blue Leaf ...

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ECOBA Lagos Honours AVM Ehigie, Olotu,Three Other ‘Old Boys’

  The Lagos Chapter of  Edo College Old Boys Association (ECOBA) has honoured retired Air Vice Marshal Joe Ehigie with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his meritorious service to the country and contributions towards the development and progress of Edo College, Benin City. The Award was conferred on Ehigie at ...

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Kia Readies Luxurious Sedan, Stinger, for 2018 Nigeria Debut

Kia Motors Nigeria said it is ready to introduce the revolutionary and uniquely built luxurious sedan, Kia Stinger,  to the local market in 2018. Buoyed by Kia’s continued offering of best-in-class premium sedans, the appealing style of Kia Stinger set the world aflutter with its striking design. With its gran ...

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FG, Lagos Agree to Demolish Jibowu, Costain Bridges for New Lagos-Ibadan Rail Line

The Federal Government has finally reached an agreement with the Lagos State Government to pull down the popular Jibowu and Costain bridges in the mainland area of Lagos in order to make way for the new Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line scheduled to be completed in December 2018.  Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, ...

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2018 Ford Trends Report Underscores How Consumers and Brands Are Pushing Through in Uncertain, Interesting Times

People feel increasingly polarised by unrest, upheaval and other changes taking place in the world, and more than 60 percent of adults globally say they feel overwhelmed by things happening around them. Ford’s 2018 Looking Further with Ford Trends Report examines not only the issues dividing the world, but also ...

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Egba, Yewa Indigenes in US, Canada Open N1m Scholarship Application

Indigenes of Egba and Yewa from Ogun State in North America have announced the 2018 N1m scholarship scheme for their fellow citizens in accredited institutions of higher learning in Nigeria. The applications for indigent students from Ogun Central and Ogun West senatorial districts to access the scholarship fund have commenced ...

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Heritage Bank Partners Generation Next to Position Pupils for Leadership Roles

  Heritage Bank Limited has partnered with Generation Next, a-non-governmental organisation, to prepare over 1, 500 secondary school students for leadership role that will take Nigeria to greater heights in the future. The programme, themed: “Raising Emotionally Intelligent Generation,” held in Lagos yesterday, spanned digital knowledge, career, education and confidence building ...

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